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Harris Miller on SenateMatch


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Based on these stances:
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Opposes topic 1:
Abortion is a woman's right
(2 points on Social scale)
Parental notification when minor seeks abortion: Opposes topic 1
No opinion on topic 2:
Require companies to hire more women & minorities
(5 points on Economic scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
Strongly Favors topic 3:
Sexual orientation protected by civil rights laws
(10 points on Social scale)
Supports civil unions; opposes constitutional ban: Strongly Favors topic 3
Opposes don't ask, don't tell rule for military: Strongly Favors topic 3
No opinion on topic 4:
Teach family values in public schools
(5 points on Social scale)
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Favors topic 5:
More federal funding for health coverage
(2 points on Economic scale)
Bush Medicare reforms catered to industry instead of seniors: Favors topic 5
No opinion on topic 6:
Privatize Social Security
(5 points on Economic scale)
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Opposes topic 7:
Parents choose schools via vouchers
(2 points on Social scale)
Make urgent investments in our education system: Opposes topic 7
Strongly Favors topic 8:
Death Penalty
(0 points on Social scale)
On executions, an "Old Testament kind of guy": Strongly Favors topic 8
No opinion on topic 9:
Mandatory Three Strikes sentencing laws
(5 points on Social scale)
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Favors topic 10:
Absolute right to gun ownership
(7 points on Social scale)
There are enough gun laws on the books: Favors topic 10
Strongly Opposes topic 11:
Decrease overall taxation of the wealthy
(0 points on Economic scale)
Record surplus spent on tax giveaways: Strongly Opposes topic 11
Opposes topic 12:
Illegal immigrants earn citizenship
(2 points on Economic scale)
Tamper-proof ID card; limited enforcement against employers: Opposes topic 12
Opposes topic 13:
Support & expand free trade
(2 points on Economic scale)
Take on China on their unfair trade practices: Opposes topic 13
Strongly Favors topic 14:
The Patriot Act harms civil liberties
(0 points on Social scale)
Won't stand idly by while government spies on citizens: Strongly Favors topic 14
Favors topic 15:
More spending on armed forces
(2 points on Economic scale)
Ensure protective equipment and social services for troops: Favors topic 15
Strongly Favors topic 16:
Stricter limits on political campaign funds
(0 points on Economic scale)
Supports public funding for political TV advertisements: Strongly Favors topic 16
Strongly Favors topic 17:
Replace US troops with UN in Iraq
(0 points on Economic scale)
It was a mistake to go to Iraq; we were misled by Powell: Strongly Favors topic 17
Engage allies in Iraq reconstruction: Strongly Favors topic 17
Clear and defined exit strategy needed in Iraq: Favors topic 17
Strongly Favors topic 18:
Replace coal & oil with alternatives
(0 points on Economic scale)
Tax oil profits for alternative energy investment: Strongly Favors topic 18
No opinion on topic 19:
Drug use is immoral: enforce laws against it
(5 points on Social scale)
(No votes on which to base response)
No opinion on topic 20:
Allow churches to provide welfare services
(5 points on Social scale)
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2004 Presidential:
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2008 possibilities:
Sen.Hillary Clinton
Sen.John McCain
V.P.Al Gore

2006 Senate retirements:
Jon Corzine(D,NJ)
Mark Dayton(DFL,MN)
Bill Frist(R,TN)
Jim Jeffords(I,VT)
Paul Sarbanes(D,MD)

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(AZ)Kyl v.Pederson
(CA)Feinstein v.Mountjoy
(CT)Lieberman v.Lamont v.Schlesinger
(DE)Carper v.Ting
(FL)Nelson v.Harris
(HI)Akaka v.Thielen
(IN)Lugar v.Osborn
(MA)Kennedy v.Chase
(MD)Cardin v.Steele v.Zeese
(ME)Snowe v.Bright
(MI)Stabenow v.Bouchard
(MN)Kennedy v.Klobuchar
(MO)Talent v.McCaskill
(MS)Lott v.Fleming v.Bowlin
(MT)Burns v.Tester
(ND)Conrad v.Grotberg
(NE)Nelson v.Ricketts
(NJ)Menendez v.Kean
(NM)Bingaman v.McCulloch
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(RI)Chafee vWhitehouse
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(UT)Hatch v.Ashdown
(VA)Allen v.Webb
(VT)Sanders v.Tarrant
(WA)Cantwell v.McGavick v.Guthrie
(WI)Kohl v.Vogeler v.Redick
(WV)Byrd v.Raese
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